The Lija/Iklin Football Youth Nursery has been invited by the Mayor of the mountain town of Gaflenz in Austria to take part in the international football tournament held in the beautiful mountainous surroundings of this scenic part of Austria.
The nursery will be participating with the Under-11 and Under-12 teams. Twenty seven boys will be travelling under the supervision of their coaches Ray Formosa, Lawrence Borg and Head coach Ray Schembri. They will be assisted by officials Joseph Buttigieg and Joseph Cremona.
The Group is also made up of a substantial number of parents who requested to join the contingent and accompany their kids in their first-ever participation in an international football tournament.
The contingent will be staying for one week in Austria and will have the opportunity also for sightseeing and other excursions such as visit to ice caves and to Vienna. The visit will take place between the 26th July and the 2nd August.